We provide educational and stewardship opportunities for students, parents, educators, community, business and civic organizations that reflect and integrate core Hawaiian values. Our fee structures are based on the visitor’s expectations. 

Kalama program (Docent lead; DOE approved): $9.00 per person. Based on the “Aloha `Aina curriculum, incl. station activities.

Kukui program (Guided Tour and Service Project): $7 per person.
Overview and history of the pond, short tour, and service project.

Hanalima program:
Consists of Service Only
$5.00 per participant.

Groups of 50+ please add cost of chemi-toilet (lua) $160.  

Fees/Costs: We understand there may be some financial hardship and welcome a suggested donation amount that would help to cover the costs associated with maintaining the pond and operational fees as well furthering the mission of PAF.  Similarly, if your circumstances allow you to help us to help others, please consider a gift to PAF to support programming.  

Waivers: Each participant must provide a signed waiver as a requirement to participate.
Waivers are easy to sign online
– Teachers, Chaperones, Parents may use https://thepaf.org/fishpondwaiver for a paperless experience.
If you must print a hardcopy, please download the current form at that link above. 

Registration for Field Trip/Group – Request a Date at the Waikalua Loko I’a, please check the calendar below:  

Primary Contact(Required)
School / Group
Date Requested - first choice
Date Requested- second choice
One name per line please. (Note to Group Leader: Each adult must sign their own waiver. Each child must have a parent/guardian sign waiver on their behalf. Extra forms are online ONLINE https://thepaf.org/fishpondwaiver
Liability Waiver and Release(Required)
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
  • Reusable water bottle.  Please, no single use plastic water bottles. We provide ice water for you to refill your bottle!
  • Clothing and shoes (sneakers or tabis) you won’t mind getting dirty and wet
  • Gloves
  • Hat and Sun protection/sunscreen


Project Kahea Loko image

Learn more about Hawai’ian Fishponds through Pacific American Foundation’s Project Kahea Loko.
The Book is available for download at left.


 Visit the Teacher’s Guide
Searchable by topic and grade level.